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A pleasing, if rather impractical, conceptual ‘home’ constructed from baubles and parametric orbs in Normandy, France designed by French architect Cyril Lacenlin.



Robloughlin tweetz:

Dublin’s Capital Dock during construction looked more like a docking station of some kind….


In fairness.



A closer look.

Streets of Dublin tweetz:

 imagine the view from the top :)

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A drone video by creative agency Darkhorse documenting progress in the construction of the 137m tall  Bjarke Ingels ‘Via 57 West’ in New York – due for completion later this year and dubbed ‘courtscraper’ due to its supposed architectural fusion of European perimeter block and Manhattan skyscraper.

With a tacit nod to Jabba’s Khatanna, we feel


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Above: the design stylings of the Baya Weaver (1,2); Caddisfly; Compass Termite, Red Ovenbird, Sociable Weaver; swallow; wasp; Australian Weaver ant and the Frank Gehry of ’em all, the Vogelkop Bowerbird (10,11,12).



RTÉ Archives tweetz:

A view of the Central Bank, Dublin under construction in 1974 from the Ha’penny Bridge 

including a an illegal ‘extra  floor’ added on for the laugh.

Damn you Stephenson.

Damn you to HELL.

Good times.